Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
Source: 2008 North Carolina BRFSS

Indicator C1 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who currently have some type of health care coverage Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
C1 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who currently have some type of health care coverage Yes 2151 78.2 75.9 80.5
C1 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who currently have some type of health care coverage No 561 21.8 19.5 24.1
C1 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who currently have some type of health care coverage Total 2712 100.0 . .



Race-Ethnicity C1 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who currently have some type of health care coverage Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
White, Non-Hispanic Yes 1520 86.3 83.9 88.6
White, Non-Hispanic No 255 13.7 11.4 16.1
White, Non-Hispanic Total 1775 100.0 . .
African American, Non-Hispanic Yes 413 75.7 70.2 81.2
African American, Non-Hispanic No 113 24.3 18.8 29.8
African American, Non-Hispanic Total 526 100.0 . .
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Yes 48 67.0 53.0 81.0
American Indian, Non-Hispanic No 20 33.0 19.0 47.0
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Total 68 100.0 . .
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Yes 65 90.4 82.9 98.0
Other Race, Non-Hispanic No 10 9.6 2.0 17.1
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Total 75 100.0 . .
Latino/Hispanic Yes 92 32.5 24.4 40.7
Latino/Hispanic No 162 67.5 59.3 75.6
Latino/Hispanic Total 254 100.0 . .



Education C1 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who currently have some type of health care coverage Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Yes 19 16.8 8.5 25.2
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) No 69 83.2 74.8 91.5
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Total 88 100.0 . .
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Yes 74 36.9 27.4 46.4
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) No 104 63.1 53.6 72.6
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Total 178 100.0 . .
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Yes 459 73.9 68.5 79.4
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) No 164 26.1 20.6 31.5
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Total 623 100.0 . .
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Yes 660 82.0 78.3 85.7
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) No 151 18.0 14.3 21.7
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Total 811 100.0 . .
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Yes 938 93.7 91.9 95.4
College 4 years or more (College graduate) No 73 6.3 4.6 8.1
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Total 1011 100.0 . .



Age C1 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who currently have some type of health care coverage Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
18-24 Yes 199 76.3 69.8 82.8
18-24 No 74 23.7 17.2 30.2
18-24 Total 273 100.0 . .
25-30 Yes 365 71.3 65.8 76.9
25-30 No 126 28.7 23.1 34.2
25-30 Total 491 100.0 . .
31-40 Yes 1075 81.1 78.4 83.8
31-40 No 259 18.9 16.2 21.6
31-40 Total 1334 100.0 . .
41-44 Yes 512 82.1 77.9 86.2
41-44 No 102 17.9 13.8 22.1
41-44 Total 614 100.0 . .